Mrs. Dana Jolene Locklear, 45, of Chattanooga, Tenn., departed this life Monday evening, Dec. 30, 2013, at Erlanger Medical Center.
Dana was born Sept. 21, 1968, in Atlanta. She was preceded in death by her son, Robert Barnes; mother, Judith J. Ronemous; brother, Eric Walker; and grandparents, Rollie Walker Sr. and Vina Mae Walker, and John and Carlene Blackburn.
She is survived by her father and stepmother, Rollie Walker Jr. and Diane Walker of Williamson; sons, Christopher Walker of Stockbridge and Brandon Barns of Atlanta; daughter, Amber Barns of Canton; sisters, Paula Coronado of Stockbridge and Heather Martinez of Waco, Texas; brothers, Bobby Pitts of Leeds, Ala., and David Pitts of Guntersville, Ala.; and several nieces and nephews.
Memorial services to celebrate the life of Mrs. Dana Jolene Locklear will be Thursday at 11 a.m. from Ponders Melrose Chapel with the Rev. J.R. Holcomb officiating.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday from 10 to 11 a.m.
Arrangements are by Ponders Melrose Chapel in Dalton; (706) 226-4002.